Job Description

We are looking for a highly motivated, enthusiastic, and well qualified Director of Sport to lead a thriving PE department in this very ambitious school. The successful candidate should have proven management skills and be able to lead a diverse and committed team of eight staff.

The successful Director of Sport should have a proven playing and coaching background to a high standard in two of the following sports: athletics; hockey; netball; volleyball. They will have a passion for sport and be able to lead school teams to county or regional level. This is an exciting opportunity to lead an inspirational team at a school that prides itself on its sporting activities.

We have an extensive co-curricular programme and there is an expectation that the successful candidate will set an example by leading evening sporting activities as well as national and international sports tours.

The closing date for applications is 5.00pm on Friday 17th March.

Short-listed candidates will be contacted by telephone and interviews will take place the week commencing 20th March 2023.

Candidates who have not heard from the school by the end of March should presume that we will not be taking their application further.

All appointments are made in accordance with our equal opportunities policy and applicants should let us know of any special needs they may have.

The School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure & Barring Service.